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Blood, Granville Poyser


Description
Media Type:
Text
Image
Item Type:
Cards
Description:
A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Date of Original:
1919
Date Of Event:
1914-1919
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Blood, Granville Poyser ; Green, Agnes Annie
Local identifier:
WW1_B_159
Collection:
Kitchener Public Library
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Birthplace:
    England, United Kingdom
    Latitude: 53 Longitude: -2
  • Place of residence and enlistment:
    Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4501 Longitude: -80.48299
  • Place of military service:
    France, France
    Latitude: 46 Longitude: 2
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Kitchener Public Library - Soldier Information Card Collection - World War One
Terms of Use:
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Full Text

Blood, Granville Poyser

Sapper.

He served for a time with the Royal Navy but enlisted with the 118th Battalion at Kitchener, November 2, 1915.

He has returned in April 1919 to his wife and son and lives at 48 Locust St., Kitchener.

He was born in England.

He enlisted August 12, 1914 with the Navy and was attached to the Niobe. He served on the Atlantic Patrol until Oct. 27, 1915.

He reenlisted November 2, 1915 with the 118th Battalion and was promoted to C.S.M. He went overseas with the 118th Battalion and reverted to the ranks in order to go to France.

He served in France with the Canadian Engineers.

Of English birth, he was educated at Loughborough Grammar School, etc.

He married in Canada Miss Agnes Annie Green.

Anglican.

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Blood, Granville Poyser


A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.